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Education Studies Undergraduate Modules

We welcome students from other departments who may be interested in studying one or more of our modules. Any student who is not on the BA Education Studies; BSc Psychology with Education or BASc Education Studies and Global Sustainable Development and is interested in taking one of our undergraduate modules please complete the External Student Module Choice Form and we will contact you about availability.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TIMETABLE HAS NOT YET BEEN FINALISED, MODULES MAY NOT ALWAYS BE TAKEN IN THE TERM INDICATED.

First Year Modules

BA Education Studies students will take all modules as core

BSc Psychology with Education Studies students will take EQ107 and EQ109 as core

BASc Education Studies with Global Sustainable Development will take EQ104, EQ105, EQ107 and EQ109 as core

EQ102 Creativity, Culture and Learning 15 CATS Term 2
EQ103 Foundations for Learning: The Early Years 15 CATS Term 3
EQ104 International Education 15 CATS Term 1
EQ105 Social Contexts of Childhood and Education 15 CATS Term 3
EQ107 Education Today 15 CATS Term 2

EQ112

Introduction to the Philosophy of Education

15 CATS

Term 2

EQ109 Theories of Learning 15 CATS Term 1

EQ111

Academic Identity and Skills

15 CATS

Term 1+2

Second Year Modules

BA Education Studies students will take EQ201, EQ203, EQ205 and EQ206 and 45 CATs of optional modules (upto 15 CATs can be taken outside the department with the approval of the course leader)

BSc Psychology with Education Studies students will take 30 CATs of Education Studies modules.

BASc Education Studies with Global Sustainable Development will take EQ206, EQ203 and EQ205 as core plus one 15 CAT Education Studies optional module

EQ201 Research Methods 30 CATS Term 1+2

EQ206

Policies and Politics of the English Education System

15 CATS

Term 1

EQ203 Globalisation and Education 15 CATS Term 2

EQ205

Professional Identity and Skills: Work Based Placement

15 CATS

Term 3

Honours Level Optional Modules Available in Year 2 2020/21

This list is provisional and may be subject to change
EQ209 Children's Literature in Childhood 15 CATS Term 2
EQ207 Masculinities, Fatherhood and Young Children 15 CATS Term 1
EQ212 Education and Social Justice 15 CATS Term 2
EQ211 Social Theory and Education 15 CATS Term 1
EQ214 The Developing Child in the School Context 15 CATS Term 2
EQ210 Arts Based Learning in Education 15 CATS Term 3
EQ213 Professional Identity and Skills (Joint Degree students only) 15 CATs Term 3

Final Year Modules

BA Education Studies students will take EQ301 and EQ302 + 60 CATs of optional modules (upto 30 CATs can be taken outside the department with the approval of the course leader).

BSc Psychology with Education Studies students will take between 30 and 45 CATs of Education Studies modules.

BASc Education Studies with Global Sustainable Development will take upto 60 CATs of Education Studies modules

EQ301 Individual Research Project 45 CATS Term 1+2
EQ302 21st Century Educational Innovation 15 CATS Term 3

Honours Level Optional Modules Available in Year 3 2020/21

This list is provisional and may be subject to change
EQ304 Children's Literature in Childhood 15 CATS Term 2
EQ305 Masculinities, Fatherhood and Young Children 15 CATS Term 1
EQ310 Introduction to Special Educational Needs and Disability (not available to external students in 2020/21) 15 CATS Term 1
EQ311 Social Theory and Education 15 CATS Term 1
EQ313 Education and Social Justice 15 CATS Term 2
EQ316 Education for Sustainability 15 CATS Term 2
EQ319 Key Issues in Education Today (not available for students who have previously taken EQ107) 15 CATS Term 2
EQ320 The Developing Child in the School Context 15 CATS Term 2
EQ321 Arts Based Learning in Education 15 CATS Term 3